The Harvard Square Homeless Shelter will be closed at least through the end of this year (2020). It will not be opening on Nov 1 per usual.
Open from November 15th evening to April 15th. Shelter is open from 7pm to 8 am (Saturdays open until 9 am). Short term and extended stay beds for sober men and women. Extended stay beds are assigned by lottery and are typically reserved for people who are working.
Call between 7:30 and 8am for lottery number. Call back between 8:05 and 8:30am to see if you were assigned a bed. For short term beds call at 9:30am